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Red state Democrats parrot Republicans at their peril
Red state Democrats parrot Republicans at their peril

How’s this for a profile in courage? The Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in Georgia, Michelle Nunn, has boldly confessed that she voted for Barack Obama in 2008 and 2012. What an amazing thing – a Democrat admitting she voted for the Democratic presidential candidate. In a sane world, this should hardly seem a remarkable occurrence. I am hard pressed to remember a time since 1964 when Republican candidates for office were being forced to distance themselves from a Republican presidential candidate. But in some states this year, any association with Barack Obama is considered toxic, even for members of his party. In Kentucky, as I have noted before, Alison Lundergan...

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